Rise and Shine: What you need to know before the ASX opens
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On Stockhead today, the world’s largest uranium miner has put all of its mines on ice for three months and investors flock to the small caps, our weekly update on everything COVID-19 and Alloy is gearing up with a pipeline of work on four potential company-making projects.
Today there isn’t any major economic data due out in Australia. Our markets will be open today for the usual hours but will be closed tommorrow (Good Friday) and on Easter Monday.
The following companies are in trading halts and are expected to exit in the next two trading days:
Allegience Coal (ASX:AHQ) – capital raising
Indiana Resources (ASX:IDA) – capital raising
Phoslock Environmental Technologies (ASX:PET) – capital raising
Wellness & Beauty Solutions (ASX:WNB) – hand sanitiser roll out update
Neurotech (ASX:NTI) – price query response
People Infrastructure (ASX:PPE) – capital raising
Anova Minerals (ASX:AWV) – capital raising update
Pioneer Credit (ASX:PNC) – acquisition update
Gold: $US1,643.65 ($2,670.66) (-0.23%)
Silver: $US14.95 (-0.26%)
Oil (WTI): $US26.21 (+10.92%)
Oil (Brent): $US33.64 (+5.55%)
Coal: $US60.75 (-2.64%)
Iron 62pc Fe: $US81.90 (-0.72%)
AUD/USD: $US0.6230 (+0.00%)
Bitcoin: $US7,343.13 (+3.08%)
On Twitter it was the latest thoughts of billionaire investor Alex Waislitz. He’s been investing in tech for over three decades and he thinks this sector is best poised to bounce back.
— Stockhead (@StockheadAU) April 8, 2020
Also popular was the latest edition of the Explorers Podcast. This week Barry Fitzgerald sat down with managing director of Hawkstone Mining (ASX:HWK) Paul Lloyd. Hawkstone is one of the few companies with exposure to lithium in North America, specifically in Arizona. Although it also recently acquired a gold project in Idaho.
These were the most tipped stocks (weekly) on Stocks in Play: